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Type 2 Diabetes

From Pathophysiology to Cyber Systems

Edited by Anca Pantea Stoian

Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy

Diabetes mellitus is a metabolic disease characterized by chronic high blood glucose levels. Of the various types of diabetes, type 2 diabetes is increasing in prevalence due to obesity, aging, sedentarism, and other factors. This book presents a novel approach to preventing and treating type 2 diabetes. Chapters cover such topics as diagnosis, pathogenesis, management, lifestyle and nutritional intervention, and systems to support early diagnosis and prevention of prediabetes.

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Type 2 DiabetesFrom Pathophysiology to Cyber SystemsEdited by Anca Pantea Stoian

Published: September 22nd 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.87312

ISBN: 978-1-83881-904-0

Print ISBN: 978-1-83881-903-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-905-7

Copyright year: 2021

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3066 Total Chapter Downloads


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1. Pathophysiologic Approach to Type 2 Diabetes Management: One Centre Experience 1980–2020

By Rudolf Chlup, Richard Kaňa, Lada Hanáčková, Hana Zálešáková and Blanka Doubravová


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2. Redox Signaling is Essential for Insulin Secretion

By Petr Ježek, Blanka Holendová, Martin Jabůrek, Jan Tauber, Andrea Dlasková and Lydie Plecitá-Hlavatá


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3. Individual Glycation Sites as Biomarkers of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

By Alena Soboleva, Natalia Vashurina and Andrej Frolov


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4. The Mechanistic and Pathophysiological Role of Adiponectin and Resistin towards Regulation of Food Intake and Appetite in Cardiovascular Associated Risk Factor of Metabolic Syndrome

By Mimie Noratiqah Jumli and Muhammad Ilyas Nadeem


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5. Oral Glucose Tolerance Test (OGTT): Undeniably the First Choice Investigation of Dysglycaemia, Reproducibility can be Improved

By Dahiru Saleh Mshelia, Sani Adamu and Rebecca Mtaku Gali


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6. Organic Volatile Compounds Used in Type 2 Diabetes

By Mioara Petrus, Cristina Popa and Ana-Maria Bratu


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7. Diabetes Microvascular Complications: An Overview of Epigenetic Modifications

By Neerja Aggarwal and Pawan Kumar Kare


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8. Predicting Type 2 Diabetes Complications and Personalising Patient Using Artificial Intelligence Methodology

By Leila Yousefi and Allan Tucker


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9. The Role of Gender in the Onset, Development and Impact of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Its Co-Morbidities

By Féaron C. Cassidy, Sinead Lafferty and Cynthia M. Coleman


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10. Microvascular Complications of Diabetes Mellitus: Focus on Diabetic Retinopathy (DR) and Diabetic Foot Ulcer (DFU)

By Ana Maria Dascalu, Dragos Serban, Nikolaos Papanas, Peter Kempler, Manfredi Rizzo, Daniela Stana, Gabriela Roman and Anca Pantea Stoian


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11. Cardiovascular Risk/Disease in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

By Gabriela Roman and Anca Pantea Stoian


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12. Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: Cardiovascular Autonomic Neuropathy and Heart Rate Variability

By Sultana Ferdousi and Phurpa Gyeltshen


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13. The Role of Lifestyle Medicine in the Management of Diabetes Mellitus

By Dabota Yvonne Buowari


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14. Nutritional Interventions: Diet Modifications, Nutritional Supplements, Complementary and Alternative Medicine

By Jameela Banu


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15. Role of Nutrient and Energy Sensors in the Development of Type 2 Diabetes

By Verónica Hurtado-Carneiro, Ana Pérez-García, Elvira Álvarez and Carmen Sanz


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16. Therapeutic Effect of Folate and Cobalamin in Diabetics

By Farah Qudsia and Samreen Riaz


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17. Selecting Intermittent Fasting Type to Improve Health in Type 2 Diabetes: A Machine Learning Approach

By Shula Shazman


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18. Integrated Cyber-Physical System to Support Early Diagnosis and Prevention of Prediabetes and Complications of Type 2 Diabetes

By Zsolt P. Ori


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